The College has a state-of-the-art library, equipped with most modern facilities and infrastructure. The library has a rich collection of books and other reading materials in print and electronic format. Present collection of books is more than 61000 besides the 12000+ textbooks in Book Bank and subscription to 80 journals & magazines and 23 newspapers in different languages and old volumes of periodicals.
The library has subscribed a large number of e-resources and facilitates the access to its users through the E-Resource Center setup within its premises. The E-Resource Center has 40 computers with Wi-Fi Internet connectivity and two 6 KVA online UPS to provide uninterrupted power supply. Presently access to the under listed e-resources is available to the faculty and students:
- N-LIST/-INFLIBNET E-Resources (College component of E-shodhsindhu consortium)
- DELNET (Developing Library Network), New Delhi
- Perpetual access to e-textbooks and e-journals from the below listed reputed e-resource providers:
- Pearson E-Library
- McGraw-Hill Digital Library
- Sage e-Text and Sage e-Journals
- Springer Link E-books
- Collection of more than 500 CDs & DVDs of educational contents.
In addition to the above library facilitate access to various Open Educational E-Resources like NDLI, E-PG Pathshala, DOAJ, CEC, SWAYAM, NPTEL and Spoken Tutorials etc. A digital archive of university examination question papers and newspaper clippings has also been developed.
The library is fully automated with the application of cloud based reputed open source LMS ‘KOHA’. The Web-OPAC enables the users to access the library database anywhere anytime. Two touch screen e-Kiosks have been installed in the library for OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue). A Digital Display Screen/Stand has been installed to aware the library users about various activities and the new arrivals of documents in the library. The Library also provides training and apprenticeship to the students of Library & Information Science Courses.
The library has a seating capacity of around 300 readers at a time. The reading rooms of the library are air-conditioned and fitted with LED lights to provide a more congenial atmosphere to the readers. The faculty lounge in the library provides the teachers comfortable seating and reading facility. The well stocked Reference Room with the latest reference sources facilitates the teachers to undertake various research projects.
Library has open access system that allows the students an easy access to the books and other reading materials housed in the library. A very attractive Wall Mounting Shelving System has also been adopted in the library to create more storage and reading space. All the books are organized on the shelves in the classified order of Dewey decimal classification Scheme. Well qualified and professionally trained staff has been deputed to provide reference and bibliographical services to the users. Computational, printing and Xerox facilities are also available for the users. 17 IP CC TV cameras have been installed in the library to have a more effective surveillance system.
Library regularly orgainses User Education and training programs & workshops in addition to the Orientation Program for the new students.